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Newtonloan, 123 Hunterfield Road, Tollhouse
- HER number: MEL5941
- Site Name: Newtonloan, 123 Hunterfield Road, Tollhouse
- Grid Reference: 333420 663088
- Civil Parish:
- Summary: House, early 19th century
- Description: Historic Scotland Listed Building Ref: 1165/27/-
Historic Scotland Listed Building Description: Early 19th century. 2-storey, 3-bay, rectangular-plan house. Painted, tooled and coursed rubble, with droved dressings. Projecting cills; eaves course; long and short quoins; louvred shutters to windows.
W (ENTRANCE) ELEVATION: symmetrical; architraved doorway to centre of ground floor; panelled timber door with small-pane fanlight; window to each flanking bay. Regular fenestration to 1st floor.
S ELEVATION: window off-centre to right of ground and 1st floors.
E ELEVATION: modern timber flat-roofed porch to centre of ground floor, flanked to right by window; window to centre of 1st floor.
N ELEVATION: asymmetrical; window to centre of ground floor; window off-centre to left of 1st floor.
Predominantly modern glazing. Grey slate roof with lead ridge, 2 modern skylights. Stone skews. Coped stone gablehead stacks with octagonal cans. Cast-iron rainwater goods.
INTERIOR: not seen 1998.
Historic Scotland Listed Building Notes: Former toll house.
Historic Scotland Listed Building References: SKETCH OF THE TURNPIKE ROADS IN MIDLOTHIAN, (1841), SRO - RHP 555; MAP OF THE COUNTY OF EDINBURGH SHOWING TURNPIKE AND STATUTE ROADS, (1850), SRO - RHP 554; 1st (1852) & 2nd (1892) EDITION OS MAPS.
- For more information contact: MidLothian Council HER
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